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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Supercohort: Polyneoptera
Cohort: Anartioptera
Magnordo: Polyplecoptera
Superordo: Plecopterida
Ordo: Plecoptera

Familia: Taeniopterygidae
Subfamiliae: Brachypteryinae - Taeniopteryginae

Genera incertae sedis: †Gurvanopteryx – †Jurataenionema – †Mengitaenioptera – †Noviramonemoura – †Positopteryx – †Protaenionema

Taeniopterygidae Klapálek, 1905

Vernacular names
English: willowflies
Originnal reference

Taeniopterygidae are a family of stone flies with about 110 described extant species. They are commonly called willowflies or winter stoneflies and have a holarctic distribution. Adults are usually smaller than 15 mm.[1]

These 21 genera belong to the family Taeniopterygidae. The genus Taeniopteryx is in the subfamily Taeniopteryginae, and the remainder of the extant genera are in the subfamily Brachypterainae.[2][3]

Bolotoperla Ricker & Ross, 1975
Brachyptera Newport, 1848
Doddsia Needham & Claassen, 1925
Kohnoperla Ricker & Ross, 1975
Kyphopteryx Kimmins, 1947
Mesyatsia Ricker & Ross, 1975
Obipteryx Okamoto, 1922
Oemopteryx Klapálek, 1902
Okamotoperla Ricker & Ross, 1975
Rhabdiopteryx Klapálek, 1902
Strophopteryx Frison, 1929
Taenionema Banks, 1905
Taeniopteryx Pictet, 1841
† Balticopteryx Chen, 2018 (1 species)
† Gurvanopteryx Sinitshenkova, 1986 (2 species)
† Jurataenionema Liu & Ren, 2007 (3 species)
† Liaotaenionema Liu, Ren & Sinitshenkova, 2008 (1 species)
† Mengitaenioptera Liu & Ren, 2008 (1 species)
† Noviramonemoura Liu & Ren, 2008 (1 species)
† Positopteryx Sinitshenkova, 1987 (1 species)
† Protaenionema Liu & Shih, 2007 (1 species)


"Family Taeniopterygidae information". Retrieved 2019-06-11.
DeWalt, R.E.; Maehr, M.D.; Neu-Becker, U.; Stueber, G. (2019). "family Taeniopterygidae". Plecoptera species file online, Version 5.0. Retrieved 2019-06-11.

"Taeniopterygidae". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-06-11.

Further reading

Zhiltzova, L.A. (2006). A review of stoneflies of the family Taeniopterygidae (Plecoptera) in Russia and adjacent countries. Entomological Review 86(6):632-634. doi:10.1134/S0013873806060029
Baumann, Richard W.; Gaufin, Arden R.; Surdick, Rebecca F. (1977). "The stoneflies (Plecoptera) of the Rocky Mountains [USA]". Memoirs of the American Entomological Society. 31.

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